John Day, N. Fork, Oregon, US
|Usual Difficulty||II (varies with level)|
|NORTH FORK JOHN DAY RIVER AT MONUMENT, OR|
|usgs-14046000||800 - 10000 cfs||II||01h10m||189 cfs (too low)|
A snowmelt run emerging from the Blue Mountains with the peak usually coming in May. The first half of the run flows through Ponderosa pine forest and then transitions to the desert terrain of eastern Oregon. This is a classic 3 day trip.
Full description in Soggy Sneakers, Oregon River Tours, and Western Whitewater.